The General Teaching Council for Scotland

Enhancing professionalism in education since 1965

QUALIFIED IN UNITED KINGDOM (UK) AND REGISTERED WITH NATIONAL COLLEGE FOR TEACHING AND LEADERSHIP (NCTL), EDUCATION WORKFORCE COUNCIL (EWC) OR GENERAL TEACHING COUNCIL FOR NORTHERN IRELAND (GTCNI) - AUTOMATIC RECOGNITION

Please do not commence this application form until:

  • You have read the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
  • You have read the Checklist details below
  • You have all required supporting documentation, specified in the Checklist below, in electronic form ready to upload

For efficient upload, preferred document formats are PDF and Microsoft Word. When scanning files and to keep files easy for uploading please scan at no more than 100dpi. Maximum file size per upload is 5MB. Please do not upload two or more documents with the same name.

For clarity, please click on each item on the checklist below to view specific details of the information required.

Please note:

  • This application has a total of 10 pages, all pages to be completed.
  • This application does not have an auto-save functionality, you will need to fill in the form in one session.
  • You will be unable to submit your application unless you have attached all the required documentation.
  • You will be unable to save and print a hard copy to send to GTC Scotland.
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